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Launch of the 25th Melbourne Fashion Festival

The Governor and Mr Howard hosted the launch of the 25th Melbourne Fashion Festival at Government House Victoria.

Outdoor Cinema on the West Lawn of Government House

The Governor of Victoria, the Honourable Linda Dessau AC, and Mr Anthony Howard AM QC invite members of the public to a screening of Paper Planes in the grounds of Government House Melbourne on Fri

Connecting with the Community

The Vice-Regal program this week included investitures, an MSO concert, and the return of the Government House Tennis Program.

This week at Government House Victoria

This week saw another full program of events both at Government House and across the community.

The State Drawing Room

The State Drawing Room is used by the Governor and Mr Howard to host receptions and award ceremonies. Read on to learn more about this historic room.

The Billiard Room

Traditionally, the Billiard Room was used by Governors after private dinners. Read on to learn about the modern uses for this beautiful room.

The Governor addresses members of the Committee for Melbourne

The Governor addressed the Committee for Melbourne via video link, prior to a COVID-19 Road to Recovery Forum.

Launch of PHOTO2021

The Governor has released a message to launch the program for PHOTO 2021.


Meeting Victorians

Continuing the in-person program this week, the Governor and Mr Howard visited Victorian organisations, and welcomed many Victorians to Government House.

A Return to In-person Events

The Governor and Mr Howard once again began attending and hosting in-person events this week.

This week at Government House

Following a virtual call with the Chair and CEO of the Phillip Island Nature Parks, the Governor and Mr Howard tuned in to watch Live Penguin TV – a livestream of the wor

Virtual Reception for U3A Network Victoria

The Governor and Mr Howard were pleased to host a virtual reception for more than 100 U3A Victoria members to mark the International Day of Older Persons.